The Silent Dead by Tetsuya Honda (May 2016) "Honda has created a powerful protagonist in Lt. Himekawa, who will leave readers wanting more. This fun summer escapade will be savored by mystery and suspense readers." --Library Journal
St. Peter's Square, Rome. White smoke signals that a new Pope has been chosen. Is it possible that the new Pope is a woman? The world is watching as historic crowds gather in Rome, waiting for news of a new Pope, one who promises to be unlike any other in the Church's history. Some followers are ecstatic, but the leading candidate has made a legion of powerful enemies.
The Ghost Fields by Elly Griffiths “Griffiths has written another strong entry in her excellent Ruth Galloway series. Here, Ruth is called in when a World War II plane is excavated, complete with pilot–but the pilot is in the wrong plane. Strong characters combine with an absorbing puzzle to create a hard-to-put-down mystery.” Beth Mills, New Rochelle Public Library, New Rochelle, NY
From the Booker Prize-winning author of 'Wish You Were Here' and 'Last Orders, ' his first new book of short stories in nearly thirty years: beautifully crafted, character-driven stories that subtly illuminate the way a seemingly quotidian moment can reshape an entire life.
In the midst of a catastrophic August rainstorm, a grisly discovery shatters the serenity of a summer evening in northern Wisconsin. Moving quickly to prevent a panic among tourists, Loon Lake Police Chief Lewellyn Ferris enlists the forensic & interrogation skills of her close friend & fellow fly fisherman, the retired dentist "Doc" Osborne. Within hours of launching their investigation, they find themselves faced w/ a national media circus as Loon Lake becomes the focus of a murderous…
New book releases October 2014: Reviews - Chatelaine Book Club